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Vibration control of active structures : an introduction

Author: André Preumont
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©2002.
Series: Solid mechanics and its applications, v. 96.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Offers an introduction to the dynamics of active structures and to the feedback control of lightly damped flexible structures; the emphasis is placed on basic issues and simple control strategies  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: André Preumont
ISBN: 1402004966 9781402004964 1402009259 9781402009259
OCLC Number: 48979106
Description: xvii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Some concepts of structural dynamics --
3. Actuators, piezoelectric materials, and active structures --
4. Collocated versus non-collocated control --
5. Active damping with collocated pairs --
6. Active vibration isolation --
7. State space approach --
8. Analysis and synthesis in the frequency domain --
9. Optimal control --
10. Controllability and Observability --
11. Stability --
12. Semi-active control --
13. Applications --
14. Tendon Control of Cable Structures.
Series Title: Solid mechanics and its applications, v. 96.
Responsibility: by André Preumont.
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"This is a very useful book for graduate students, researchers and professionals interested in strucutrasl control. I highly recommend it." (AIAA Journal, 41:3)

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